Girl's dress

Girl's underdress (possibly)

American
1810s


Object Place: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 110.5 x 83.8 cm (43 1/2 x 33 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.35

Medium or Technique

Plain weave silk, plain weave linen tape ties

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink underdress or dress, plain rounded neckline with tape ties in casing, short sleeves, high waist which ties at back

Provenance

Worn by donor's great-aunt Caira Robbins (1794-1881); Inherited by Ellen A. Stone; Gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elen A. Stone